April 2004 News

JI Warns Of Armed March If Visa Restriction Imposed On Bus Service

21 April 2004
The Pakistan Tribune

Muzaffarabad: Jamaat-e-Islami Azad Jammu and Kashmir Wednesday warned of an armed march across line of control if visa and passport restriction is imposed for proposed bus service between Muzaffarabad and Srinagar . Sardar Ejaz Afzal Khan made the announcement to this extent while addressing memorial gathering during the funeral in absentia of Commander Ateeq Khan of Hizbul Mujahideen. He vowed that Kashmiris will not allow Muzaffarabad-Srinagar bus service to be launched if it is aimed at permanent separation between two sides of Kashmir . 'If LoC is under consideration of being made a permanent border between Pakistan and India then Syed Ali Gillani from All Parties Hurriat Conference (APHC) from Indian Held Kashmir and JI Kashmiri leadership from Azad Jammu and Kashmir will stage an Armed March to protest this injustice against Kashmiris,' he added.


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